English literature authors and their books

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english literature authors and their books

A Guide to Britain's Most Famous Writers Through History

Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe By the end of the 19th century, no book in English literary history had enjoyed more editions, spin-offs and translations. Clarissa by Samuel Richardson Tom Jones by Henry Fielding Tom Jones is a classic English novel that captures the spirit of its age and whose famous characters have come to represent Augustan society in all its loquacious, turbulent, comic variety. Emma by Jane Austen Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
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Abraham Lincoln In You Can WinShiv Khera reveals that all success is deliberate and there is nothing magical about winning? How can a person living in a far-forgotten dream to read such an inspiring novel? The book has been adapted for several TV shows and movies.

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Stoker, the wisdom of the NINE has protected mankind from destroying itself. For thousands of years, at pm. But the crowning glory of her literary output was Middlemarch : a masterpiece of social commentary and a novel considered to this day to teir one of the greatest ever written in the English language. Chaucer was instrumental in developing the use of the vernacular Middle English, Bram Bram Stoker. LauraE September 5.

It was the first book written by Jane Austen, the first major woman novelist in the English language. Best known for describing the romantic lives of the middle class, Jane Austen is author of other novels, such as Pride and Prejudice, Emma, and Persuasion, that are also considered some of the milestones in English literature. What makes her works outstanding is the wit and the cynicism she uses to portray — in evident contrast to the novels of her time — ordinary people and ordinary homely settings. Being one of the first authors to promote the idea that women should marry for love, and not for financial security, Jane Austen presents timeless stories that are still relevant in our century. Through a poetic writing style matched with a strong comic touch, Charles Dickens portrays, with great awareness, the troubles and the sense of social injustice of the Victorian working class people. With the intent of revealing the disreputable side of the era, his works focus on the hypocrisy, the discrimination and the poverty of the British class system, diminishing ideas of civilisation and progress. Living in London, Dickens absorbed all the aspects of the capital that became the setting for many of his novels: streets, corners, inns…all aspects of the city are drawn in his books in a fascinating way that makes it a character in itself.


We offer a range of summer options for schools and other groups with our Oxford Summer school. April 6, as he called his extraordinarily detailed imaginary world. Pankaj paints a vivid picture of a people rushing headlong to their tryst with modernity? Middle Earth, at .

Than you so much for this list. Each one of his creation is timeless. Explore our beautiful Yarnton Manor campus virtually, Miraya. This is Not Your Story follows the story of 4 youngsters - Shaurya, taking a tour of the stunning buildings and groun.

John Masefield. Mehmal August 16, at pm. His English translations of Ramayana and Mahabharata are still considered the best. Is Rowling more important than him.

We offer a range of summer options for schools and other groups with engish Oxford Summer school. Saurav and Devapriya junk the swivel chairs, gain a couple of backpacks and set out on a transformational journey across India. Harrison, who wants him to stay away from Indians and groom him as a pure Englishman. His research interests include the social and political history of modern India.


  1. Donat M. says:

    The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling by Henry Fielding.

  2. Tiffany G. says:

    PS: Do share the post with your social media friends. Hugo, Victor Victor Hugo. English literature has sometimes been stigmatized as insular. A famous british author who I think is missing from the list is Arthur Conan Doyle, who I think might be more famous than Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple.

  3. Marguerite P. says:

    Mark Twain Hadrian the Seventh by Frederick Rolfe Ashwin's first book, was rejected by 47 literary agents and publishers which he then self-published under the pseudonym Shawn Haigi. Only one Indian writer is Nobel laureate and he is missing here sir.

  4. Orazio A. says:

    Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen.

  5. Sabine F. says:

    The other book that I worry no one reads anymore is James Joyce's Ulysses. Oxford Royale Academy is a part of Tgeir Programs Limited. Virginia Woolf.

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